Tag: brain damage

Brycen is named Hero of the Month for Kids Wish Network & Kids Unlimited Learning Academy

December 2015

“Brain damage can be a precursor to cerebral palsy” Brycen is only 4 years old and already he embodies the essence of a Hero. He is well spoken, kind, smart, and has been diagnosed with brain damage in addition to cerebral palsy. Cerebral palsy is characterized by conditions that are mainly orthopedic in nature. These […]

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Myles is just ‘a swingin’

December 2014

“Even with surgery, Myles is still wheelchair-bound” Wish Kid Myles was born premature and began dealing with life-threatening health issues immediately. Because of his early arrival, doctors wanted to check all his systems and performed a CAT scan as one of many procedures. The scan detected brain damage, and Myles was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. […]

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Mikey’s Magical Wish

May 2014

“Mikey loved the “Despicable Me” ride” Michael’s medical hardships started before he was born, and his story is nothing short of miraculous. When Michael’s mom was 28 weeks pregnant, she was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome which was causing her body to shut down and putting little Michael in danger. He wasn’t getting the nutrition he […]

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Ben’s Failing Heart Required Life-Saving Surgery

December 2013

Ben was born with a cleft palate and a heart murmur. At five weeks old, doctors discovered that he had an extremely rare combination of four heart defects called Tetralogy of Fallot. His blood flow did not carry enough oxygen from his heart to the rest of his body. He was 15 months old when […]

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48,632 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

Our Mission

Kids Wish Network is a charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Kids Wish Network assists children and their families through several key programs.